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April 3rd to April 7th

April 3rd to April 7th

Bonjour grade 2F parents, I hope everyone had a wonderful week.

 

This week the students worked on:

French: We started writing a story about a surprise trip. We also worked on verbe avoir, etre et aller and did our dictée du son “ien”.

Science: We continued talking about rain, and clouds and we reviewed the water cycle once again.

Social Studies: We worked on the class mayor written piece and how it will be presented and prepared for next week.

Religion: We worked on our Gold books in order to prepare for their first communion. We talked about God’s creations and how they are important and should be respected around the world.

Math: We continued working on addition and subtraction and practiced our knowledge of word problems using manipulatives. We also worked on finding different numbers who are added to each other and equals to the same questions given.

 

Reminder:

I have sent reminders in a separate e-mail

Hope you have a wonderful weekend!

 

Merci et bonne fin de semaine!

March 27th to March 31st

March 27th to March 31st

Bonjour grade 2F parents, I hope everyone had a wonderful week.

 

This week the students worked on:

French: We started writing a story about a surprise trip. We also worked on verbe avoir, etre et aller and did our dictée du son “ch”.

Science: We talked about rain, and clouds and we reviewed the water cycle once again.

Social Studies: We reviewed what we had learned about the mayor of the city of Coquitlam and his 8 councillors. What were their responsibilities in the community and when they were elected as well as the when the following election will be held. This was followed by a journal writing with questions they had to answer to the best of their understanding.

Religion: We worked on our Gold books in order to prepare for their first communion. We talked about forgiveness and how it is important to forgive others. We then talked about baptisms and after watching a short movie, the students were asked to share with me about baptisms why are they important and what do they signify.

Math: We continued working on addition and subtraction and practiced our knowledge of word problems using manipulatives.

 

Reminder:

Hope you have a wonderful weekend!

 

Merci et bonne fin de semaine!

 

March 6th to March 10th

March 6th to March 10th

Bonjour grade 2F parents, I hope everyone had a wonderful week.

 

This week the students worked on:

French: We wrote a story about a fairy of their choice. They had to use the 5 W’s, use much detail in their story and follow the criteria that was given to them.

Science: We continued talking about the water cycle- condensation, precipitation and evaporation.

Social Studies: We talked about the mayor of the city of Coquitlam and his 8 councillors. What were their responsibilities in the community and when they were elected as well as the when the following election will be held. This was followed by a journal writing with questions they had to answer to the best of their understanding.

Religion: We worked on our Gold books in order to prepare for their first communion. We talked about people who need the most love in the world and the importance of showing care for those who need it. We also discussed how we would show this care.

Math: We continued working on addition and subtraction and practiced our knowledge of word problems using manipulatives.

 

Reminder:

Hope you have a wonderful spring break!

Merci et bonne fin de semaine!

January 30th to February 3rd

January 30th to February 3rd

Bonjour grade 2F parents, I hope everyone had a wonderful week.

This week the students worked on:

French: Dictée et Pré-dictée le son g dur. We also completed their stories as well as wrote thank-you cards to parents. We continued working on feminine and masculine words.

Science: We talked about water and clouds and how the water cycle works. We also continue to do activities and learn about salmon- what is a healthy stream compared to an unhealthy one.

Social Studies: We continued working on our bedrooms, how they need to add NSEW and detail in order to complete their project.

Religion: We talked about the 10 commandments, making the rights choices we then read a story. The students were able to share their ideas with the class about good choices they made as well as the important in forging people for bad choices they might make and helping them make right decisions.

Math: We continued working on addition and subtraction.

 Reminder:

Student-Led will be on Wednesday February 8th and there will be no school on Thursday and Friday.

Merci et bonne fin de semaine!

January 23rd to January 27th

January 23rd to January 27th

Bonjour grade 2F parents, I hope everyone had a wonderful week.

 

This week the students worked on:

French: Dictée et Pré-dictée le son g doux. They also wrote a story about their own snowman and finalized their piece of writing.

Science: We talked about the salmon and how important water is for them as well as how and where they hatch their eggs. We continued to discuss the importance of water to plants, humans and animals as well. We then went on talking about clouds- why and how it rains what are the causes.

Social Studies: We talked about how to draw a map including titles and NSEW.

Religion: We talked about the Good Sumaritan what are good choices he made and what are choices we can make to follow his example.

Math: We continued working on addition and subtraction then the students had a test on the material we have covered so far in the Unit.

 

Merci et bonne fin de semaine!

January 16th to January 20th

January 16th to January 20th

Bonjour grade 2F parents, I hope everyone had a wonderful week.

 

This week the students worked on:

French: Dictée et Pré-dictée a complete revision of the dictée words they have done.  We also worked on a story they have been writing about their own snow man.

Science: We talked about the salmon as well as the importance of Water to humans, plants animals and salmon. They continue to check the water temperature and write it down on a sheet so we can keep track of the water temperature for the salmon.

Social Studies: We talked about the compass and how we find our North, South, East and West. They then worked in partners to create a picture of their class using the compass.

Religion: We worked on the meaning of the 10 commandments and they wrote it out on a sheet. We also discussed the importance of following rules in life.

Math: We worked on addition and subtraction by reading the questions and figuring out whether it will be an addition or subtraction answer.

 

Reminder: I have sent home a sheet for Student Led available times please have your child bring it back with them on Monday if they have not yet brought it.

 

Merci et bonne fin de semaine!

 

 

 

January 9th to January 13th

January 9th to January 13th

Bonjour grade 2F parents, I hope everyone had a wonderful week.

 

This week the students worked on:

French: Dictée et Pré-dictée les jours de la semaine. We also worked on writing full sentences with commas and periods and the use of the word and. We completed a few exercises in the je lis j’écris book and they finished up their new year’s resolution. We began a new verb as well and the students did a wonderful job with creating sentences with the verbe aller.

Science: We talked about the salmon hatching we also did experiments with static electricity. I began our water unit as well which is tied to social studies as well.

Social Studies: We talked about where water is used around the world and what it is used for. We also talked about different types of transportation that is used around the world.

Religion: We are practicing our prayers in preparation for the reconciliation. We read about Jesus as well as their special name in which we did an art activity with. We also did an art activity with the three wise men.

Math: We worked on addition and subtraction with missing numbers.

 

 

Merci et bonne fin de semaine!

January 2rd to January 6th

January 2rd to January 6th

Bonjour grade 2F parents, I hope everyone had a wonderful week.

 

This week the students worked on:

French: Dictée et Pré-dictée le son en, an, em, am. We also worked on writing full sentences with commas and periods and the use of the word and. We completed a few exercises in the je lis j’écris book that is tied to the en,an,am et em sound.

Science: We talked about the salmon hatching in which we just received the eggs today and we also did experiments with static electricity.

Social Studies: We continued discussions about buying and trading within communities and how it works for big businesses in different communities around the world.

Religion: We talked about the importance of God the Father and wrote prayers to God things that meant the most to them.

Math: We continued doing activities with nickels dimes and quarters and added money in order to make the amount I had asked them to. They learned about 4 quarters to a dollar as well.

 

Reminder:

If the skating field trip form as well as the baptism form filled out.

 

Merci et bonne fin de semaine!

November 28th to December 2nd

November 28th to December 2nd

Bonjour grade 2F parents, I hope everyone had a wonderful week.

 

This week the students worked on:

French: Dictée (corrections from last week as well as the new dictée) et Pré-dictée le son oi. We also worked on writing full sentences with commas and periods and the use of the word and. We completed a few exercises in the je lis j’écris book that is tied to the oi sound.

Science: We continued working on forces – push and pull activities.

Social Studies: We discussed buying and trading within communities and how it works for big buisnesses in different communities around the world.

Religion: We talked about the importance of advent and the students made their own advent wreath.

Math: We continued doing activities with pennies, nickels and dimes and quarters and the students received an item that they had to buy with the fake money they were given.

 

Reminder:

Homework: Practice for the song Noel c’est l’amour for the Christmas concert.

 

Merci et bonne fin de semaine!

 

 

November 15th to November 18th

November 15th to November 18th

Bonjour grade 2F parents, I hope everyone had a wonderful week.

 

This week the students worked on:

French: Dictée (corrections from last week as well as the new dictée) et Pré-dictée le son on et om. We also worked on writing as well as verbe tense endings in verbe avoir et être.

Science: We continued working on forces – push and pull activities.

Social Studies: The students continued to work on their groups of 6 paragraphs about different communities where they are located and what the people do there and they were asked to fill in the information on a sheet I had already prepared for them which they will present to the class. They also prepared for their presentations that they will have to do tomorrow.

Religion: We completed chapter 3 and they had their test.

Math: We continued doing activities with pennies, nickels and dimes and counted by what number was in a pouch plus the coins next to them. We worked on estimating numbers and counting by 10’s.

 

Reminder:

Homework: Reading books that I sent home and completed questions in full sentences and clean printing.

Dictée on Tuesday.

Due Monday – Their interviews with the parent about community jobs.

 

Merci et bonne fin de semaine!